Jubilation, Stardust and Banksy

June 6, 2012 § 2 Comments

Is there anything more British than Her Royal Highness, David Bowie’s Ziggy Stardust and street artist Banksy? Combined? I think not.

We ARE amused. :)

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Snapshots: Neophyte

March 24, 2012 § 3 Comments

A collection of photos from my neighbourhood jaunts. And me… working out the specifics of aperture and focal length and shutter speed. I’m leaving white balance, EV exposure values and a whole slew of other aspects out of the equation for now! I enjoy the act more than anything. I love walking around and seeing the world through a different lens (pun intended). I notice so much more with a camera in hand! Is that strange?

And by the way… How did anyone learn photography before digital SLR’s?!

Deconstructive Art

March 17, 2012 § 13 Comments

There’s graffiti and then there’s Wall Art. Alexandre Farto (aka VHILS) is most definitely an artist of walls. His technique: part archeology, part graphic artistry, part stonemasonry. His toolbox: pneumatic drills, chisels and hammers. He carves into walls, revealing layers of brick, concrete and plaster. Brilliant. Beautiful.

Next time you see some graffiti in your city, take a closer look. You may find a true artist with a clear voice and a novel process in delivering that message. Click here for more…

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